Today nearly a third of children aged 2 to 15 are overweight or obeseand younger generations are becoming obese at earlier ages and staying obese for longer. (Childhood obesity plan for action 2017 Gov.uk)
Active 30:30 has been developed to help schools reduce sedentary behaviour and increase physical activity in young people outside of timetabled curriculum PE.
At team BEDS&LUTON we are improving the co-ordination of quality sport and physical activity programmes for schools.
We work with National Governing Bodies of sport, the Youth Sport Trust and other national and local providers to ensure that every primary school in Bedfordshire has access to a co-ordinated offer of high quality sport and physical activity programmes.